Winter Getaway Access
2017 IGA Winter Getaway
Conducted by the Idaho Golf Association
Primm Valley Golf Club & Primm Valley Casino Resorts
Here are a few follow-up details for the Get-a-Way:
- 10:00 shot gun each day, use this link to find the groupings and starting holes: http://www.ghintpp.com/iga/TPPOnlineScoring/Pairings.aspx?ID=357. You are on your own for any groupings changes, we will not be making such changes for you.
- For those of you who did NOT sign up for the INDIVIDUAL STROKE PLAY (Thursday 1/19, $15 per player) or for the FOUR-BALL (best ball, Friday 1/20, $20 per team) the deadline to enter is: TUESDAY, 1/17, 12:00 NOON. No exceptions. Sign-up online for either or both of two competitions.
- For those of you who DID sign-up for the INDIVIDUAL STROKE PLAY and wish to change which tee you play, the deadline to make those changes is: TUESDAY, 1/17, 12:00 NOON. No exceptions.
- For those of you who DID sign-up for the FOUR-BALL and wish to change partners, the deadline to make those changes is: TUESDAY, 1/17, 12:00 NOON. No exceptions.
- Four-Ball competition will be played on the Desert Course: men will play the blue tees (approx. 6500 yds), women will play the green tees (approx. 5300)
- Winners of the INDIVIDUAL STROKE PLAY or FOUR-BALL (gross and net), will be awarded merchandise credit in the Primm Valley golf shop.
- There will be an optional SKINS GAME (gross & net payouts) each of the three days, you will enter the skins game at Primm Valley in the golf shop – $10 per day. There will be two divisions for the skins game: men’s division and women’s division. Men may choose the most appropriate tee for their ability – white, blue or black. Women will play the green tees.
Wednesday, 1/18/17 Hotel check-in, Primm Valley Resort
Thursday, 1/19/17 10:00 a.m. shot gun Optional Individual Stroke play competition
Optional Skins Game – signup in golf shop
6:00 p.m. Buffet Dinner, hosted by IGA (cash bar) (Primm Resort Convention Center). Bar open at 6, buffet open at 6:30.
Friday, 1/20/17 10:00 a.m. shot gun Optional Four-Ball competition
Optional Skins Game – signup in golf shop
Saturday, 1/21/17 10:00 a.m. shot gun Optional Skins Game – signup in golf shop
Sunday, 1/22/17 Hotel check-out, Primm Valley Resort
What is it?
The IGA Winter Getaway provides golfers access to lodging and golf for an affordable price. For as little as $350, you receive the following: four nights of lodging, three rounds of golf, golf cart included, range balls and a dinner hosted by the IGA after the first day of play. Primm Valley has three different casinos on site, and the golf course is a 36-hole facility.
As an added bonus, you get to select who you would like to play golf with all three days. That’s the beauty of the winter getaway! We provide you with non-competitive golf as well as optional formats of competition.
Entries are open to golfers who have an up-to-date Handicap Index® under the USGA Handicap SystemTM . A Handicap Index must be issued from a “golf club” (as defined in the “USGA Handicap System Manual”) which is licensed to use the USGA Handicap System. You must be a member at a PNGA Member-Club (British Columbia Golf Association, Idaho Golf Association, Oregon Golf Association or Washington State Golf Association).
Entries, Fee, Entry Deadline
Entries close on Wednesday, January 4, 2017. Double Occupancy (Golfer & Golfer sharing room) cost is $350 per player. Single Occupancy (or Golfer & Non-Golfer sharing room) cost is $475 per player. Entries include lodging, green fees, golf cart, range balls and player reception/dinner, Thursday, January 19th .
You can request the individuals you would like to play with and will do so during the registration process. If you have more than eight people in your group, please provide your preferred groupings for all three days to Vanessa Sinclair at firstname.lastname@example.org. Groups of five are not permitted. Most IGA groups will be 4 golfers. 10:00 a.m. shotgun start.
- Thursday, January 19th-Individual Stroke Play
- Friday, January 20th – Four-Ball Stroke Play
- Saturday, January 21st – Skins game and closest to the hole
Men: Shirts with collars required. Golf slacks or shorts of appropriate length. NO DENIM jeans of any color. Sweat pants, swimsuits, spandex or tank tops are NOT permitted.
Ladies: Shirts with collars or blouse. Golf slacks, walking shorts, or golf skirt of appropriate length (mid-thigh). NO DENIM jeans of any color. Sweat pants, swimsuits, spandex or tank tops are NOT permitted.
Footwear: Primm Valley Golf Club is a spikeless facility. Golf shoes with soft spikes or rubber soled athletic shoes only.